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  Ireland’s Shane Duffy   scoring the equaliser against Bulgaria in their Uefa Nations League   match  in Sofia, Bulgaria, on  September 3rd, 2020. Photograph: Vassil Donev/EPA

If the Republic of Ireland manage to deliver the hatful expected against Andorra tonight, those goals accompanying the win will arrest an alarming dec(...)

Shane Long is facing ankle surgery and up to six weeks on the sidelines. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty

Shane Long looks set to miss Ireland’s fixtures against Northern Ireland and Denmark, with the Southampton striker facing ankle surgery. Long was lef(...)

Harry Wilson fires home a free-kick to give Wales the lead in the Uefa Nations League match at the Aviva Stadium. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Republic of Ireland 0 Wales 1 Having been in charge for 27 of the 49 games played since Lansdowne Road was rebuilt and renamed, it is no huge surpris(...)

Ireland’s Cyrus Christie in action against  Harry Wilson of Wales during the Uefa Nations League game at the  Aviva Stadium. Photograph: Gary Carr/Inpho

The post mortem on Saturday’s game didn’t exactly help the positivity levels ahead of the latest instalment of our Nations League adventure, the gener(...)

Callum Robinson (centre) talks to Cyrus Christie (left) and Derrick Williams as the Ireland players walk the pitch after arriving at the Aviva stadium ahead of Nations League game against Wales. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill has made two changes for Tuesday night’s Nations League game against Wales, with Callum Robinson and Aiden (...)

Ireland assistant manager Roy Keane and manager Martin O’Neill during the 1-1 friendly draw with Poland in Wroclaw. Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

After a bad week on the road Republic of Ireland Martin O’Neill was clearly relieved on Tuesday night to get out of Wroclaw on anything that might be (...)

Graham Burke is one option to play up front   against France in next Monday’s friendly international at the Stade de France in Paris. Photograph:  Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Seán Maguire is the latest player to be forced out of the Ireland squad for the games against France and the USA with the Preston North End striker ha(...)